Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

National Puerto Rican Forum, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

National Puerto Rican Forum, Inc.

Primary location:

1946 Webster Ave. 3rd Floor
Bronx, NY 10457

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(646) 792-1010
(646) 792-1020 (Fax)
kofib@nprf.org
www.nprf.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC Bronx High Schools

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

2.5

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Improved academic performance of program participants by at least half a grade

4.

Title of the instructional program, curriculum series to be used (if appropriate):

NPRF Youth Academy; curriculum will follow same pattern as used in New York City public schools

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

9-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Math, English language arts 

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

A minimum of two sessions per subject per week. Individual tutoring in all subjects daily.

8.

Average length of each service session (minutes/hours):

3 hours per day

9.

Duration of the available service period (e.g. September 1 – June 30; September 1 – August 31; weekends only; summer school only; specific number of weeks or hours, other, etc;):

September 1 - June 30; Mondays to Fridays after school, Saturdays from 9 - 1

10.

Type of instruction:

Individual tutoring and classroom instruction

10a

Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with disabilities:

 

10b

Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with limited English proficiency:

 

11.

Qualifications of the service provider(s)/instructor(s):

Minimum of a Bachelor's degree, New York City or State certified

12.

Reports to parents, teachers, and LEA (Content, frequency, method of delivery):

Academic and non-academic improvement demonstrated by youth, upcoming program events and information on opportunities for parental involvement documented in quarterly reports to the school and periodic phone calls and newsletters to parents.

13.

Will transportation to the service location be provided at no charge if requested? (Note: LEAs are not required to provide or pay for transportation)

Yes

14.

Additional relevant information:

Services will be provided at NPRF's Youth Center at 1910 Webster Avenue in the Bronx, NY

Last Updated: March 21, 2014